26 Flying Eagles Players Land In Germany
Published: May 03, 2015
African champions Nigeria have landed in Nurnberg on Sunday morning for a training camp, where the coaches will fine-tune their strategies ahead of the Fifa Under 20 World Cup in New Zealand.According to the official website of the Nigerian FA, thenff.com, 26 youngsters made the trip to Germany.An analysis of the roste...
Ugonna Anyora Strikes Again For Honefoss
Published: May 03, 2015
Ugonna Anyora scored for the second home game in a row but his 20th minute strike could not prevent Hønefoss from losing at home to Hodd in the Norwegian First Division on Sunday evening.The defensive all - rounder netted the game’s opener in the 20th minute but Hønefoss then conceded three goals in...
Obi Mikel Wins Premier League With Chelsea
Published: May 03, 2015
Super Eagles star John Obi Mikel starred for Chelsea as The Blues clinched the English Premier League on Sunday afternoon on the back of their 1 - 0 win against fellow Londoners Crystal Palace.Needing to shore up his midfield after going 1 - 0 up, manager Jose Mourinho introduced Mikel at the start of the second half, ...
FCT FA Boss Becomes FOSLA Academy Board Member
Published: May 03, 2015
The management of FOSLA Academy Abuja has appointed the Chairman of the FCT Football Association Alhaji Musa Saeed Talle into the Management Board of the Academy. In a letter dated 24th April, 2015  and signed by the Academy’s Board Secretary Patrick Ngwaogu, the appointment of the Alhaji Talle into ...
Isaac Promise Is The Most Prolific Nigerian Striker Since The Formation Of The Super Lig, Scores 67th Career Goal
Published: May 02, 2015
In his eighth appearance wearing the jersey of Balıkesirspor, ex Flying Eagles skipper Isaac Promise scored his third goal of the season in his club’s 4 - 3 loss suffered at the hands of Fenerbahce.The striker hit target in the 15th minute to bring the scoreline level at  1 - 1 after Erkin had put the c...
Olarenwaju Kayode Scores 13th Goal Of The Season
Published: May 02, 2015
Maccabbi Netanya star Olarenwaju Kayode netted his 13th league goal of the season but it was not enough to give The Diamonds a point from the game after losing 2 - 1 to Hapoel Tel Aviv.The ex Flying Eagles star scored in the ninth minute but Hapoel Tel Aviv leveled through Azulay in the 35th minute before Falach netted...
Arsenal Loanee Semi Ajayi Fails To Debut For Cardiff City
Published: May 02, 2015
Ex Nigeria Under 20 international Semi Ajayi has all but ended his loan spell at Cardiff City without making an official appearance for The Bluebirds. On Saturday, the Arsenal loanee was included in the starting line - up for the first time since completing his move to the Welsh side.All hopes of  the 21 - year&nb...
Flying Eagles Star Obinna Nwobodo To Spend At Least Eight Months On The Treatment Table
Published: May 02, 2015
Obinna Nwobodo has been ruled out of the Fifa Under 20 World Cup due to a cruciate ligament injury he sustained at the African Youth Championship, the NFF has announced through official sources.Therefore the Enugu Rangers midfielder will not be on the plane to Germany later today for a training camp ahead of the tourna...
Michael Olaitan In Contention To Face PAS Giannina
Published: May 01, 2015
Ex Flying Eagles star Michael Olaitan is in line to make his 11th appearance in the Greek Super League for Ergotelis when they take on PAS Giannina on Sunday. The Olympiakos loanee had been struggling to overcome a slight injury following Monday’s clash against Kerkyra.But everything indicates that he will at lea...
Rabiu Ibrahim Stars As AS Trencin Win First - ever Slovak Cup
Published: May 01, 2015
AS Trencin have won the Slovnaft Cup final after a penalty shoot - out victory over Senica on Friday evening.Former Nigeria youth international Rabiu Ibrahim continued his recent purple patch by scoring his fifth goal in all competitions this season. Unfortunately, an own goal by Ä�ögley gifted Senica the opening...
Musa Yahaya, Chidera Eze And 23 Flying Eagles Players Off To Germany On Saturday
Published: May 01, 2015
The Flying Eagles will travel to Germany tomorrow for a training camp ahead of the Fifa Under 20 World Cup in New Zealand.According to NFF General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi , the 25 players and 10 officials will travel aboard a Lufthansa Airline flight from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Saturd...
Kelechi Iheanacho And Isaac Success To Play Big Role In New Zealand, Says Lawal
Published: May 01, 2015
Former Nigeria midfielder Garba Lawal has disclosed that youngsters Kelechi Iheanacho and Isaac Success will play a big role in the Flying Eagles outing at the 2015 Fifa U20 World Cup in New Zealand.The duo were not part of the team’s victorious outing at the African Youth Championship in Senegal and with Manu Ga...
Utakas Have Not Lost Their Shooting Boots
Published: May 01, 2015
Super Eagles striker John Utaka was named in the starting line - up for Sivasspor’s Turkish Cup clash against Galatasaray on Thursday night. The experienced forward opened the scoring at the Turk Telecom Arena in the ninth minute before Sarıoğlu equalized for the Istanbul side.Galatasaray came back to b...
Kelechi Iheanacho Strikes Again For Manchester City In Win Against Leicester City U21s
Published: April 30, 2015
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his maiden goal for Manchester City’s Elite Development Squad in their 3 - 2 win against Leicester City in the semi - final of the International Premier League Cup on Thursday.The Nigeria youth international joined the fray in the 45th minute at the Academy Stadium as replacement for Port...
Paul Onuachu Opens Account For Vejle After 260 Minutes Of Game Time
Published: April 30, 2015
Paul Onuachu has opened his goal scoring account for Vejle, who shared the spoils with Viborg in the Danish First Division on Thursday evening.The lanky striker registered his name on the score - sheet in the 71st minute to bring the scoreline to 3 - 2 in favour of Vejle.But the second - tier pacesetters salvaged a poi...